Mixed Messages on Gaddafi

Mixed Messages on Gaddafi - by Stephen Lendman Nothing from NATO, political capitals, puppet TNC officials, and major media scoundrels is credible. Nonetheless, manipulated public opinion says he's gone. Wikipedia has him born June 7, 1942, died October 20, 2011, saying Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi "was Libya's head of state from 1969 when he... Continue Reading →

Israeli Settlement Construction Jeopardizes Palestinian Statehood Plans

Israeli Settlement Construction Jeopardizes Palestinian Statehood Plans - by Stephen Lendman Palestinians want and deserve long denied full UN de jure membership and official statehood recognition, including all rights granted other members. On September 23, Abbas formally petitioned the Security Council. Normally it reviews applications for a maximum 35 days. Whether or not America vetos... Continue Reading →

Global Economic Crisis Deepens

Global Economic Crisis Deepens - by Stephen Lendman Global Depression grips world economies. Destructive polices fueled today's crisis. Conditions are fast coming to a head. Throwing good money after bad delays decision day at the price of far greater trouble on arrival. D-Day will shake world economies. It may, in fact, be months away, perhaps... Continue Reading →

Doubts About Gaddafi’s Reported Assassination

Doubts About Gaddafi's Reported Assassination - by Stephen Lendman NATO, Washington, Western media, Qatar-controlled Al Jazeera, Saudi-controlled Al Arabia, UK-controlled BBC, and other mainstream sources reported his death. More on that below. On October 20, Mathaba.net disputed official accounts, saying: "Green Committees have confirmed that the leader is alive, and that the enemy is seeking... Continue Reading →

Israel Arrests Palestinians While Releasing Others

Israel Arrests Palestinians While Releasing Others - by Stephen Lendman In mid-October, Netanyahu's cabinet agreed to free 1,027 Palestinian political prisoners in two waves (including 27 women and nearly 300 children) in return for Hamas releasing Gilad Shalit after over five years in captivity. Wave one is completed, freeing 477 Palestinians. In two months, phase... Continue Reading →

Gaddafi: Dead or Alive?

Gaddafi: Dead or Alive? - by Stephen Lendman Either way he became a legend in his own time. Thursday on the Progressive Radio News Hour, James Petras reported information he received from a reliable Argentina source saying he's dead. If so, he explained, he'll be Africa's greatest martyr since Congo's Patrice Lumumba. After leading its... Continue Reading →

Class War in America

Class War in America - by Stephen Lendman Class war raged for decades. Business and America's super-rich always win. In his 1925 short story titled "Rich Boy," F. Scott Fitzgerald said: "Let me tell you about the very rich. They are different from you and me. They possess and enjoy early...They think, deep in their... Continue Reading →

Hank Skinner: Unjustly Sentenced to Death

Hank Skinner: Unjustly Sentenced to Death - by Stephen Lendman On December 31, 1993, (New Year's eve) Skinner's live-in girlfriend Twila and her two adult sons were stabbed to death in Pampa, TX. On March 18, 1995, he was convicted and sentenced to death. On November 9, he'll be executed, despite convincing evidence he's innocent.... Continue Reading →

Hillary Clinton in Tripoli

Hillary Clinton in Tripoli - by Stephen Lendman Obama is an unindicted war criminal. So is Clinton. More on her staged photo-op theater below. On October 18, NATO deputy spokesperson Carmen Romero said: "We are very close to (ending the Libya operation), but there are still threats to the civilian population and as long as... Continue Reading →

Obama’s Imperial Arrogance

Obama's Imperial Arrogance - by Stephen Lendman Candidate Obama promised peace. As president, he double downed Bush and then some, waging multiple direct and proxy wars. The business of America is war. Washington has a permanent war policy. Republicans and Democrats perpetuate it. Obama's latest mission adds another to dozens of similar ones ongoing globally.... Continue Reading →

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